Dominican Peso


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Dominican Peso

The currency of the Dominican Republic. It was issued in 1937. It has periodically been subject to high inflation. The U.S. dollar is also accepted in the Dominican Republic.
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Mrs Clements said even though the bail was dropped by one million Dominican pesos, they need to pay PS62,000 in total which includes the lawyer's fees for the next appeal.
But a group of women in Eugene, impressed at hearing about her abilities, created a donor fund to begin paying Angela Encarnacion $250 a month - 10,000 Dominican pesos - to work for Providing Opportunity full time.
They not only appear on one of the Dominican pesos bill, but their names are also remembered on November 25 every year since 1999, when the United Nations General Assembly designated the day as International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
com NEED TO KNOW FAST FACTS | CURRENCY: Dominican Pesos, although US Dollars are widely used and often preferred.
Baninter collapsed after losing 55 billion Dominican pesos, the equivalent of US$2.
and when he glides behind me, my Dominican pesos flicker like a new papery tongue between his teeth, the extra money bisecting his widest smile, a nine-banana spiral draped over my wrist, the coil and whorl of the golden cluster symmetrical as a pineapple, my small vine-twist of fruit wee replica of the many-tiered, many-wreathed stalks of banana garlands sung from the Banana Apostle's shoulders.
The sachets will sell for about 13 cents each, or five Dominican pesos.

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